12 Must Visit Historical Sites in the Old Wethersfield Historic District | Connecticut

If walking down Main Street swooning over historical sites while enjoying a cold ice cream cone sounds like your idea of the perfect Sunday afternoon, then look no further than Old Wethersfield, Connecticut.  The Old Wethersfield Historic District, founded in 1634, is the largest historic district in Connecticut, and if you’re looking for things to…

6 Beautiful Covered Bridges in New Hampshire | Swanzey, NH

If you are wondering how many covered bridges there are in New Hampshire, there are a lot; 54 bridges to be exact! If you’re seeking a location where you can see a number of bridges on a day trip, look no further than the southwest corner of New Hampshire.  The area of Swanzey, NH has…

New Hampshire Sugar House Tour: New Hampshire Maple Month

I’ve been dying to go to NH, and my husband has been wanting to get up to Bascom’s to get some supplies for our maple syrup making, so since it’s maple month in New Hampshire, we headed up there this past weekend and did the New Hampshire Maple Month tour of a few sugar houses.…

How to Make Maple Syrup: A Beginner’s Guide to Making Maple Syrup

Have you ever driven around, seeing tin buckets hanging from trees and wondered how to make maple syrup? New England is known for its maple syrup, and today, I’m going to show you how to make your own maple syrup! My husband and I have been making maple syrup for five years.  It all started…